This is a list of oldest living people in Japan. Currently the oldest living person in Japan is Kane Tanaka whose age is 118 years, 213 days.

Oldest living people in Japan

      Validated       Pending[1]       Unvalidated

Rank Name Sex Birth Age Prefecture of residence
1 Kane Tanaka F 2 Jan 1903 118 years, 213 days Fukuoka
2 Anonymous [2] F 17 Dec 1906 114 years, 229 days Fukuoka
3 Fusa Tatsumi [3] F 25 Apr 1907 114 years, 100 days Osaka
Anonymous [4] F 29 Apr 1907 114 years, 96 days Hyogo
4 Yoshi Baba [5] F 3 June 1907 114 years, 61 days Yamanashi
Ine Kizu [6] F 5 Feb 1908 113 years, 179 days Chiba
Kahoru Furuya [7] F 18 Feb 1908 113 years, 166 days Shizuoka
Nahi Yonamine [8] F 9 Mar 1908 113 years, 147 days Okinawa
Anonymous[9] F 21 Mar 1908 113 years, 135 days Fukuoka
Kimiko Ono [10] F 22 June 1908 113 years, 42 days Osaka
Anonymous[11] F 25 June 1908 113 years, 39 days Fukuoka
Anonymous[12] F 30 Oct 1908 112 years, 277 days Tokyo
Yasue Okai [13] F 25 Nov 1908 112 years, 251 days Osaka
Hide Hamabe [14] F 3 Dec 1908 112 years, 243 days Miyazaki
Itsuka Oshimo [15] F 12 Dec 1908 112 years, 234 days Hiroshima
Anonymous[16] F 2 Jan 1909 112 years, 213 days Chiba
Sadako Yamada [17] F 3 Jan 1909 112 years, 212 days Osaka
Katsumi Ando [18] F 2 Feb 1909 112 years, 182 days Mie
Take Taniguchi [19] F 5 Feb 1909 112 years, 179 days Hokkaido
Mitsu Katsuta [20] F 18 Feb 1909 112 years, 166 days Kanagawa
Matsu Hayafuji F 21 Feb 1909 112 years, 163 days Shiga
Anonymous[21] F 8 Mar 1909 112 years, 148 days Hyogo?
Koyo Hirai [22] F 10 Mar 1909 112 years, 146 days Hokkaido
Shinobu Hayashi [23] F 15 Mar 1909 112 years, 141 days Kumamoto
Tsuruchiyo Shin [24] F 22 Mar 1909 112 years, 134 days Osaka
Mitsuno Sato [25] F 9 Apr 1909 112 years, 116 days Akita
Natsuko Sakai F 12 June 1909 112 years, 52 days Tottori
Kamado Miyaguni [26] F 5 July 1909 112 years, 29 days Okinawa
Kineko Takahashi [27] F 10 July 1909 112 years, 24 days Miyagi
Anonymous F 7 Aug 1909 111 years, 361 days Miyagi
Okagi Hayashi [28] F 2 Sept 1909 111 years, 335 days Gifu
Yasu Hidaka [29] F 15 Sept 1909 111 years, 322 days Kumamoto
Shina Seki [30] F 1 Oct 1909 111 years, 306 days Ibaraki
Maki Hirabayashi F 17 Oct 1909 111 years, 290 days Hokkaido
Masa Matsumoto[31] F 29 Nov 1909 111 years, 247 days Kanagawa
Masami Ueno [32] F 1 Jan 1910 111 years, 214 days Kagawa
Fumiko Inui [33] F 3 Jan 1910 111 years, 212 days Hyogo
Toshi Koishi F 7 Jan 1910 111 years, 208 days Yamaguchi
Chie Miyazaki F 17 Jan 1910 111 years, 198 days Kochi
Miyo Iwamoto [34] F 7 Mar 1910 111 years, 149 days Kanagawa
Chiyono Inoue [35] F 9 Apr 1910 111 years, 116 days Hyogo
Hana Seki [36] F 9 Apr 1910 111 years, 116 days Fukushima
Kikue Taira [37] F 26 Apr 1910 111 years, 99 days Okinawa
Nui Hashimoto [38] F 29 Apr 1910 111 years, 96 days Kyoto
Mikizo Ueda [39] M 11 May 1910 111 years, 84 days Nara
Natsue Fujii [40] F 10 June 1910 111 years, 54 days Kyoto
Misa Yanagida [41] F 20 June 1910 111 years, 44 days Kumamoto
Shizue Takeda [42] F 22 June 1910 111 years, 42 days Yamaguchi
Miyao Mashima [43] F 1 July 1910 111 years, 33 days Nagano
Haruko Mekaru [44] F 5 July 1910 111 years, 29 days Okinawa
Shige Kobayashi [45] F 30 Aug 1910 110 years, 338 days Gunma
Mine Kondo [46] F 1 Sept 1910 110 years, 336 days Aichi
Fumi Sonoda [47] F 25 Sept 1910 110 years, 312 days Mie
Aki Hatano [48] F 28 Sept 1910 110 years, 309 days Chiba
Kimiko Hakozaki [49] F 22 Oct 1910 110 years, 285 days Fukushima
Haruno Kubo [50] F 20 Nov 1910 110 years, 256 days Saitama
Fumi Otani [51] F 4 Jan 1911 110 years, 211 days Nagasaki
Shigeru Nakamura [52] M 11 Jan 1911 110 years, 204 days Hiroshima
Sata Moribe [53] F 25 Jan 1911 110 years, 190 days Fukuoka
Kaneko Chadani [54] F 9 Feb 1911 110 years, 175 days Ishikawa
Matsuyo Eda [55] F 17 Feb 1911 110 years, 167 days Miyagi
Chiyo Yamamoto [56] F 18 Feb 1911 110 years, 166 days Kyoto
Kimie Oikawa [57] F 22 Feb 1911 110 years, 162 days Hokkaido
Masa Hoshi [58] F 28 Feb 1911 110 years, 156 days Fukushima
Shiro Moriyama [59] M 6 Mar 1911 110 years, 150 days Hokkaido
Noe Murase [60] F 13 Mar 1911 110 years, 143 days Shiga
Haruyo Fukazawa [61] F 21 Mar 1911 110 years, 135 days Yamanashi
Fumie Matsuda [62] F 31 Mar 1911 110 years, 125 days Hokkaido
Hana Sato [63] F 1 May 1911 110 years, 94 days Akita
Hiro Fujisaki [64] F 6 May 1911 110 years, 89 days Ibaraki

Incomplete cases

Rank Name Sex Birth Age Prefecture of residence
Matsu Gaja[65] F Feb 1908 113 years, 156 days+ Okinawa
Tomiko Itooka F 23? May 1908 113 years, 72 days+ Hyogo
Anonymous F Jan 1909 112 years, 184 days+ Chiba
Komumen Nishibata F Feb 1909 112 years, 156 days+ Hyogo
Ushi Makishi F Feb 1909 112 years, 156 days+ Okinawa
Anonymous[66] F 16 Sept 1908/31 Mar 1909 112 years, 125 days+ Fukuoka
Kame Uema F 6 July/28 Aug 1909 111 years, 340 days+ Okinawa
Natsu Shiina F 2 Apr/15 Sept 1909 111 years, 322 days+ Chiba
Anonymous F Mar/Sept 1909 111 years, 307 days+ Hokkaido
Anonymous F October 1909 111 years, 276 days+ Hokkaido
Anonymous F Nov 1909 111 years, 246 days+ Hyogo
Anonymous F Oct/Dec 1909 111 years, 215 days+ Hokkaido
Anonymous F 16 Sept 1909/30 Mar 1910 111 years, 126 days+ Fukuoka
Fumiko Kawakami F April 1910 111 years, 95 days+ Ehime
Namiko Shimizu F April 1910 111 years, 95 days+ Yamaguchi
Hisako Shiraishi[67] F 19? May 1910 111 years, 76 days+ Saitama
Anonymous F June 1910 111 years, 34 days+ Aichi
Yukie Tsuboi F June 1910 111 years, 34 days+ Mie
Rikayo Takabayashi F 16 Sept 1909/21 Aug 1910 110 years, 347 days+ Osaka
Shizu Narita F Aug 1910 110 years, 337 days+ Aichi
Anonymous[68] F 2 Aug/1 Sept 1910 110 years, 336 days+ Tokyo
Konami Watanabe F 3? Sept 1910 110 years, 334 days+ Okayama
Anonymous F 1 Apr/15 Sept 1910 110 years, 322 days+ Fukuoka
Anonymous F 27/30 Sept 1910 110 years, 307 days+ Mie
Anonymous F Mar/Sept 1910 110 years, 307 days+ Hokkaido
Anonymous[69] F Sept 1910 110 years, 307 days+ Ehime
Anonymous F 1909/1910 110 years, 307 days+ Akita
Anonymous F 1909/1910 110 years, 307 days+ Kagoshima
Anonymous F 1909/1910 110 years, 307 days+ Kagoshima
Anonymous F 1909/1910 110 years, 307 days+ Yamaguchi
Anonymous F 1909/1910 110 years, 307 days+ Yamaguchi
Anonymous[69] F Dec 1910 110 years, 215 days+ Ehime
Matsuyo Eguchi[70] F Dec 1910 110 years, 215 days+ Kagoshima
Anonymous[71] F Jan 1911 110 years, 184 days+ Fukuoka
Miyoko Hiroyasu [72] F Jan 1911 110 years, 184 days+ Oita
Anonymous[73] F Feb 1911 110 years, 156 days+ Yamanashi

Limbo (Not confirmed alive within one year, not confirmed dead)

Rank Name Sex Birth Age Prefecture of residence
- Katsuko Nakajima [74] F 8 Apr 1907 114 years, 117 days Osaka
Ai Suganoya [75] F 10 May 1908 113 years, 85 days Osaka

Oldest living men in Japan (107+)

Note that the ranks might not be correct.

Rank Name Birth date Age Prefecture of residence
Mikizo Ueda [76] 11 May 1910 111 years, 84 days Nara
Shigeru Nakamura [77] 11 Jan 1911 110 years, 204 days Hiroshima
Shiro Moriyama [78] 6 Mar 1911 110 years, 150 days Hokkaido
Kazuyoshi Kitani 11 Aug 1911 109 years, 357 days ?
Saburo Sueto 12 Sept 1911 109 years, 325 days Kanagawa
Tatsuo Tanizaki 23/27 Sept 1911 108 years, 310 days+ Kumamoto
Hosui Ogata 28 Sept 1911 109 years, 309 days Kumamoto
Anonymous Apr/Sept 1911 109 years, 323 days+ Kagoshima
Gisaburo Sonobe 6 Nov 1911 109 years, 270 days Chiba
Anonymous [79] Jan/Nov 1911 109 years, 245 days+ Tokyo
Yoshiyuki Ohara 25 Jan 1912 109 years, 190 days Miyagi
Masahisa Abe 23 Feb 1912 109 years, 161 days Miyagi
Anonymous ? Feb 1912 109 years, 155 days+ Saitama
Anonymous Nov 1911/Mar 1912 109 years, 155 days+ Tokyo
Masao Ikeda Sept 1911/Mar 1912 109 years, 125 days+ Fukuoka
Anonymous Oct 1911/Mar 1912 109 years, 125 days+ Kanagawa
Sakae Takeya ? Mar 1912 109 years, 124 days+ Fukushima
Anonymous ? Apr 1912 109 years, 95 days+ Shimane
Anonymous ? Apr 1912 109 years, 94 days+ Tokyo
Anonymous Apr/June 1912 109 years, 34 days+ Saitama
Anonymous Sept 1911/July 1912 109 years, 23 days+ Kagawa
Yuichi Takiguchi 12 July 1912 109 years, 22 days Kagawa
Anonymous ? July 1912 109 years, 2 days+ Tokyo
Keika Taira June/Sept 1912 108 years, 323 days+ Okinawa
Anonymous Nov 1911/Sept 1912 107 years, 312 days+ Kyoto
Anonymous 16/30 Sept 1912 108 years, 307 days+ Kanagawa
Susumu Sego 2 Oct 1912 108 years, 305 days Hyogo
Umeo Kataoka 18 Oct 1912 108 years, 289 days ?
Hisao Ikeda 2 Nov 1912 108 years, 274 days Kanagawa
Anonymous 23 Nov 1912 108 years, 253 days Kanagawa
Anonymous ? Nov 1912 108 years, 246 days+ Miyagi
Anonymous ? Nov 1912 108 years, 245 days+ Osaka
Anonymous Sept/Dec 1912 108 years, 237 days+ Hokkaido
Jin Maeda 9 Dec 1912 108 years, 237 days ?
Shoichi Hagiwara 15 Dec 1912 108 years, 231 days Tochigi
Sotojiro Ichii 15 Dec 1912 108 years, 231 days Toyama
Tei Yaginuma Sept/Dec 1912 108 years, 215 days+ ?
Anonymous ? Dec 1912 108 years, 215 days+ Okayama
Anonymous 9/31 Dec 1912 108 years, 215 days+ Hokkaido
Anonymous ? Dec 1912 108 years, 214 days+ Chiba
Niichi Takafuji 1 Jan 1913 108 years, 214 days Miyazaki
Tsuneji Oyama 9 Jan 1913 108 years, 206 days Saga
Kosuke Sakuma 10 Jan 1913 108 years, 205 days ?
Shusaku Egawa 8 Feb 1913 108 years, 176 days Yamaguchi
Kinichi Senzaki 15 Feb 1913 108 years, 169 days Fukushima
Anonymous 16 Feb 1913 108 years, 168 days Mie
Misao Kato 22 Feb 1913 108 years, 162 days Gifu
Shoji Obayashi 21 Mar 1913 108 years, 135 days ?
Anonymous Apr 1912/Mar 1913 108 years, 125 days+ Hiroshima
Anonymous Sept 1912/Mar 1913 108 years, 125 days+ Okayama
Anonymous Sept 1912/Mar 1913 108 years, 125 days+ Fukuoka
Anonymous Sept 1912/Mar 1913 108 years, 125 days+ Fukuoka
Anonymous Oct 1912/Mar 1913 108 years, 125 days+ Kanagawa
Anonymous Jan/Mar 1913 108 years, 124 days+ Aichi
Masuichi Yamada Jan/Mar 1913 108 years, 124 days+ Kyoto
Ichiro Ishii 21 Apr 1913 108 years, 104 days Tokyo
Anonymous ? Apr 1913 108 years, 95 days+ Niigata
Shigeru Okada c.30 Apr 1913 108 years, 95 days± ?
Anonymous ? Apr 1913 108 years, 94 days+ Tokyo
Anonymous ? May 1913 108 years, 63 days+ Hiroshima
Anonymous 26 June 1913 108 years, 38 days Iwate
Nobu Obata 23 July 1913 108 years, 11 days Aichi
Tetsujiro Nurita 20 Aug 1913 107 years, 348 days Osaka
Sadasuke Fujita 27 Aug 1913 107 years, 341 days Hokkaido
Anonymous ? Aug 1913 107 years, 337 days+ Kagawa
Taku Kawarai 1 Sept 1913 107 years, 336 days Ibaraki
Anonymous Feb/Sept 1913 107 years, 336 days+ Yamaguchi
Shinichi Goto 11 Sept 1913 107 years, 326 days Miyagi
Daiji Sato 13 Sept 1913 107 years, 324 days Miyagi
Anonymous Apr/Sept 1913 107 years, 322 days+ Chiba
Anonymous Apr/Sept 1913 107 years, 322 days+ Chiba
Anonymous Apr/Sept 1913 107 years, 322 days+ Fukuoka
Iwao Obata Apr/Sept 1913 107 years, 322 days+ Kanagawa
Anonymous Apr/Sept 1913 107 years, 322 days+ Kanagawa
Haruo Takahashi 25 Sept 1913 107 years, 312 days Tokyo
Anonymous Apr/Sept 1913 107 years, 307 days+ Kanagawa
Ishimatsu Nakagawa 10 Nov 1913 107 years, 266 days Fukui
Kazumasa Ueno 21 Feb 1914 107 years, 163 days Shiga
Noboru Ono Mar 1913/Feb 1914 107 years, 156 days+ Oita
Kentaro Muramatsu 3 Mar 1914 107 years, 153 days Shizuoka
Yayoi Sawada 28 Mar 1914 107 years, 128 days Kochi
Isamu Watanabe 9 Apr 1914 107 years, 116 days Niigata

Not yet confirmed alive at 110

Rank Name Birth date Age Prefecture of residence
Anonymous[80] ? Jan 1911 110 years, 183 days+ Tokyo
Kiyoshi Takeuchi [81] 26 Mar 1911 110 years, 130 days Mie
Tetsuo Shinya [82] 27 Mar 1911 110 years, 129 days Kagoshima
Chuzo Komatsu 7 Apr 1911 110 years, 118 days Akita

Oldest emigrants from Japan (107+)

Rank Name Sex Birth date Age Country of
residence
Shige Mineshiba [83] F 18 May 1909 112 years, 77 days CanadaCAN

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